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have

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a wealthy person

  • a society that discriminates between the haves and the have-nots
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have

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1 to keep, control, or experience as oneʼs own

  • my uncle has a sizable collection of black powder rifles
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rejoice in

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2 to agree to receive whether willingly or reluctantly

  • we decided that I would have the job of calling the volunteers on the phone
  • she refused to have him as a husband
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3 to bring forth from the womb

  • her grandmother had 11 children
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bear, birth [chiefly dialect], deliver, drop, mother, produce

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give birth to

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4 to cause to believe what is untrue

  • heʼd been had —the painting was a fake, and he never saw the "art dealer" or his money again
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do a number on, lead one down the garden path (also lead one up the garden path), pull one's leg, pull the wool over one's eyes

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5 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it

  • had a great time at the party
  • had three operations on her leg
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go through

6 to give permission for or to approve of

  • I will not have any more nonsense about a party in celebration of my retirement
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stand for

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7 to influence someone with a bribe

  • an upstanding judge who could not be had at any price
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get at, grease the hand of (or grease the palm of), oil the hand of (or oil the palm of)

8 to keep in oneʼs mind or heart

  • I have never had an unkind thought for him
  • do you have an opinion?
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hang on to, hold on to

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